Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida

Crystal River is a city in Citrus County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 3,054. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.7 square miles. An elevation is 4 feet (1.21 m) above sea level. The population density was 536 people per square mile. The median age was 54.8 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 78 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
3,054 residents
Population Change
-12.4% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
54.8 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
26.3% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,336 residents
Population Females
1,718 residents
Population Urban
83% of residents
Population Rural
17% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
2.3% Europe, 1.6% Asia
Daytime Population Change
+3,301 (+106.8%)
Live and Work in the City
405 (43.6%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
7.1% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Crystal River Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Crystal River Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Crystal River Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $92,782 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$8,982 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $546 – $481
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              81 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2000)
              $856 (1.00%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $37,950 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$743 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              -$2,594 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Rasmussen College-Florida
                      about 30 miles
                      Ocala, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 5,736
                    • College of Central Florida
                      about 32 miles
                      Ocala, FL
                      FT enrollment: 6,103
                    • Pasco-Hernando Community College
                      about 44 miles
                      New Port Richey, FL
                      FT enrollment: 7,030
                    • Saint Leo University
                      about 45 miles
                      Saint Leo, FL
                      FT enrollment: 14,572
                    • Lake-Sumter State College
                      about 49 miles
                      Leesburg, FL
                      FT enrollment: 2,983
                    • University of Florida
                      about 53 miles
                      Gainesville, FL
                      FT enrollment: 43,357
                    • Santa Fe College
                      about 55 miles
                      Gainesville, FL
                      FT enrollment: 11,819

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • CRYSTAL RIVER HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 310
                      Location: 3195 CRYSTAL RIVER HIGH DR
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • ACADEMY OF ENVIRON. SCIENCES
                      Location: 12695 W FORT ISLAND TRL
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • WEST COAST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 37
                      Location: 718 NW 1ST AVE
                      Grades: KG-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • CRYSTAL RIVER MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 666
                      Location: 344 NE CRYSTAL ST
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • CRYSTAL RIVER PRIMARY SCHOOL
                      Location: 8624 W CRYSTAL ST
                      Grades: PK-5
                    Crystal River Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2007)
                    20 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    16 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    4.46 policemen (State: 2.45)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Crystal River Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              19 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.36 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.07 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              17 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.21 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              48 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.43 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              86 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              6.15 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Crystal River

                              • SEVEN RIVERS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
                                6201 N SUNCOAST BLVD
                                136 NE 12TH AVE
                              • CYPRESS COVE CARE CENTER
                                700 SE 8TH AVE
                              • CRYSTAL RIVER DIALYSIS CENTER
                                7435 W GULF TO LAKE HWY
                              • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH
                                7647 W GULF TO LAKE HWYSUITE 1
                              • FLORIDA HOMECARE SPECIALISTS OF CITRUS LLC
                                6099 W GULF TO LAKE HWY
                              • S E T HOME HEALTH
                                8016 W GULF TO LAKE HWY

                              Airports & Heliports in Crystal River

                              • Crystal River-Captain Tom Davis Fld Airport
                              • J R’s Airport
                              • Post Oak Ranch Airport
                              • Crystal River Power Plant Heliport

                              Nuclear Plants near the City

                              • Crystal River 3 (PWR – Net Output: 825 MWe)
                                Initial criticality: 01/1977
                                Commercial start: 03/1977..

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Crystal River by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2011)


                                        Natural Disasters in Crystal River


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            7% (Greater then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            96% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            16 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            12 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            3 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Crystal River: 34428, 34429
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